13 - Emily Rochefort
Emily Rochefort
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Savannah, Ga.
High School: St. Vincent's Academy
Position: OH/DS

2011: Saw action in 19 matches, earning three starts … Topped 100 digs for the first time, finishing the year with 136 … Tallied 10 or more digs on five occasions … Finished the year with five straight matches of 5+ digs … Posted a career high single-match dig total with 16 against Stetson (10/8) … Contributed two kills and 13 digs at Stetson (11/5) … Also competed as a member of Mercer’s inaugural sand volleyball team, partnering with teammate Caroline Carlton as Mercer’s No. 3 pairing … Named an A-Sun All-Academic Honoree.


2010: Appeared in 11 matches … Collected nine digs in the opening match of the season versus Eastern Washington (8/27) … Also had nine digs against UT Martin (9/3) … Recorded her first collegiate kill on Sept. 21 against Savannah State … Finished the match versus Savannah State with a career-high three kills … Recorded a pair of services aces in two matches … Had two assists on two occasions … Tied for the team lead in aces in two contests … Named an A-Sun All-Academic Honoree.

 

High School:  Three sport athlete at St. Vincent’s Academy in Savannah … Earned four letters in volleyball, three in basketball and three in track … Selected as the All-Region MVP in senior season ... Participated at the Georgia Senior All-Star volleyball match in Atlanta ... 2009 Wendy’s High School Heisman nominee for St. Vincent’s Academy ... Led the Saints to a 27-11 record and the state quarterfinals … Also played club volleyball for Kelly Barbee and Club Savannah.

 

Personal:  Full name is Emily Elizabeth Rochefort … Born on Dec. 18, 1992 in Savannah, Ga. … Daughter of Michael and Cindy Rochefort … Has one brother, Patrick (17) … Majoring in Communications.